Machine Designer



  • Engineering & Technical
  • Job Code: 9C787056725
  • Posted: July 25, 2019
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies has partnered with our client, a leading manufacturer, and distributor of industrial products to recruit a Machine Designer. The Machine Designer will be responsible for collaborating with the engineering team to design and develop new machines and material handling equipment.

The Role:

  • Design hydraulics and pneumatics systems
  • Selection of mechanical components such as actuators, motors, fasteners, bearings, etc.
  • Design and detail mechanical components and assemblies for manufacturing purposes
  • Create cost-effective modifications to help improve the product characteristics such as safety, reliability, and functionality
  • Create assemblies, designs, BOMs, etc. using SolidWorks and/or AutoCAD
  • Provide technical support to the Sales team.
  • Be able to travel to collect engineering data in order to support sales and equipment installations
The Ideal Candidate:

  • Five plus years’ experience in Machine Design including material handling and automation equipment
  • Proficient in 2D (AutoCAD) and 3D (Solidworks) design and FEA Analysis 
  • Knowledge of engineering principles, practices, and procedures
  • Experience in the material handling industry /weldments/sheet metal design
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and the ability to interface with clients
  • Demonstrated ability to write organized engineering documents
  • Must be eligible to travel outside Canada
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Chris Roach, Principal, Aplin Engineering & Technical. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. #LI-GTA


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Chris Roach

Engineering & Technical

Greater Toronto Area


  • 905.247.5103

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